Online Tools and Calculators > Miscellaneous > Quote Search

Quote Search

Few persons who have ever sat for a portrait can have felt anything but inferior while the process is going on.
—  Anthony Dymoke Powell
People think that because a novel's invented, it isn't true. Exactly the reverse is the case. Biography and memoirs can never be wholly true, since they cannot include every conceivable circumstance of what happened. The novel can do that.
—  Anthony Dymoke Powell
He fell in love with himself at first sight and it is a passion to which he has always remained faithful. Selflove seems so often unrequited.
—  Anthony Dymoke Powell
One passes through the world knowing few, if any, of the important things about even the people with whom one has been ... in the closest intimacy.
—  Anthony Dymoke Powell
Parents ... are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfil the promise of their early years.
—  Anthony Dymoke Powell
One of the worst things about life is not how nasty the nasty people are. You know that already. It is how nasty the nice people can be.
—  Anthony Dymoke Powell
On the stage ... masks are assumed with some regard to procedure; in everyday life, the participants act their parts without consideration either for suitability of scene or for the words spoken by the rest of the cast: the result is a general tendency for things to be brought to the level of farce even when the theme is serious enough.
—  Anthony Dymoke Powell
Growing old's like being increasingly penalized for a crime you haven't committed.
—  Anthony Dymoke Powell

Think Quote Search Is Helpful? You Can Help Others Too. Click The Social Button Below To Share It.

About Quote Search

This online quotation search tool is used to search thousands of quotes by author, word or phrase.

©2017 Miniwebtool | Terms and Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us